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Nature and Nation

Linnaeus( )
Author: Koerner, Lisbet
Publication Date:May 2001
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $87.00
Book Description:

Drawing on letters, poems, notebooks, and secret diaries, Koerner tells the story of one of the most famous naturalists who ever lived, the Swedish-born botanist and systematizer, Carl Linnaeus. Koerner's narrative goes against the grain of scholarship old and new by analyzing not how modern Linnaeus was, but how he understood science in his time.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Environmentalists & Naturalists
Nature / General
Business & Economics / Economics / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.6 x 23.2 x 1.782 cm
Book Weight:0.498 Kilograms

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